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The Legend of John Carroll and The Laff

Chateau Lafayette has been a fixture of Ottawa’s Byward Market, serving suds to the man on the street and the

  • 2019
  • May 25, 2019
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Megaphono: Moonfruits & Cedric Noel

On the final night of Megaphono I took in two side-by-side shows that couldn’t be any more different from each

  • 2019
  • February 12, 2019
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Megaphono: Krief, Louis-Philippe Robillard and Blaze Velluto Collection

The first night of the Megaphono festival which showcases a warmth of talent in town during one of the coldest

  • 2019
  • February 9, 2019
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The Reinvention of Sean Oliver

Prior to the release of his latest album Songs Left to Sing, Ottawa based singer-songwriter Sean Oliver had resolved to

  • 2018
  • December 14, 2018
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Go to prom with Jumpin’ Joel Flash & The Magic Machine

Most album releases happen in a bar or club, with the usual merch station and a few opening bands. Not

  • 2018
  • December 6, 2018
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New Music: Steve St. Pierre — Stubborn Romance

The mind of a creator can be complicated. The web of ideas and emotions that is spun making a record

  • 2018
  • November 13, 2018
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New Music: Novusolis – Collapse

A few weeks ago, Ottawa post-rock duo Novusolis released their sophomore album called Collapse through Head For West Records. The

  • 2018
  • August 7, 2018
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Gallery: Jonathan Becker & The North Fields, Claude Munson and John Aaron Cockburn

Ottawa;s very own Jonathan Becker & The North Fields recently played the album release show for their new album Sober

  • 2018
  • August 3, 2018
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New Music: “Sober Dawn” by Jonathan Becker & The North Fields

Ottawa’s Jonathan Becker & The North Fields recently released their debut full-length album Sober Dawn. The album builds on the

  • 2018
  • July 25, 2018
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CityFolk goes big with 2018 lineup announcement

Photo by Drew Gurian/Invision/AP CityFolk returns to Lansdowne Park once again September 12-16, 2018, for their 25th anniversary, and they

  • 2018
  • May 23, 2018
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